Rochelle Texas Annual Franklin Parker Warrant Roundup starts March 5

Representatives from law enforcement agencies and courts from more than 3  jurisdictions from McCulloch County will be taking part in the 2016 Franklin Parker Warrant Roundup, starting early next month. The roundup is designed to target thousands of defendants with traffic, parking, city ordinance, penal code and higher charge warrants from the jurisdictions. The goal…

Police Briefs 2-15-2016

Brownwood Police are celebrating today, because after an average number of 52 calls per shift per day, President’s Day 2016 was the first day no officers were dispatched to 1500 Terrace Drive. ” We frankly didn’t think it was possible” stated former BPD officer Jim Washburn. “Back in the 80s we were there all the time,…

Ruth, Murray, and Declan the Welsh Corgi spar at debate

With Michael Murray and Bill Ruth involved in what some describe as “a stalemate for the ages”, many expected Thursday’s even to have more barbs thrown than ever before. Things however, don’t often work out as planned. A third candidate was present, and his wit and charm won over the crowd as well as at least one of the men vying to be Brownwood’s next District Attorney.

Sweetwater Mustang Bowl Future in Doubt

It has stood as an icon of Texas High School football for 76 years, but the future of the iconic Mustang Bowl in Sweetwater is now in jeopardy as the west Texas fracking industry tries to stay afloat. Thurman Norb of Norb’s Fracking in Snyder says he believes there is oil underneath the Mustang Bowl. “We…

Goldthwaite, the Reich choice?

Goldthwaite has long been known for goats, too few passing lanes, and being a speed trap on the way to Austin or Waco. However, recent information has been uncovered that might link the small hill country town to fascism.  No, Donald Trump isn’t coming to town, but he might after he reads this article. Historical…